Facebook manager says in internal post she quit after being ‘harassed’ over views on diversity

Facebook manager says in internal post she quit after being ‘harassed’ over views on diversity

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On Jan. 11, Sophie Alpert, a Facebook engineering manager who ran a major open-source project called React, made an announcement on Twitter: “today’s my last day at Facebook.” In the tweet, which got 3,600 likes and elicited 247 comments, Alpert said she was leaving to join a start-up called Humu. But she neglected to tell her more
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Facebook’s new Stories feature for event sharing actually sounds useful

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Facebook continues to undergo the most contentious period in its history, as it struggles with the fallout from numerous scandals related to data privacy, misinformation, and fake news, as well as larger issues around the social network’s corrosive role in democratic societies. But as young users abandon the platform for the hipper Instagram and the site’s reputation keeps
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Facebook addicts bad at making decisions because they think like cocaine or heroin addicts: Study

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Studies and researches continue to claim that social media addiction is something pretty serious. Earlier, studies have linked how much time you spend on Facebook or Twitter to real world health issues like sleep disorders, anxiety and depression. Now, a study by researchers at Michigan State University shows it also affects the way people make
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2018 is coming to end so why are we not dating on Facebook, where is Facebook Dating?

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In May, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg took to the stage at F8 Conference. He announced something that you can, figuratively, call a rallying cry for the singles of the world. “Singles of the world, unite on Facebook and you shall find dates.” Well, he didn’t say that but he might have. Zuckerberg announced Facebook Dating,
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After fixing Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg wants to fix tech in 2019

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Every year Mark Zuckerberg takes up a challenging task as his new year’s resolution. In the past he has tried visiting every state in the US, built an AI for his home and even learnt Mandarin to fulfill his yearly obligation. Last year, Zuckerberg took up the task of ‘fixing issues’ predominant in the platform
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CES 2019: Intel Working With Facebook on AI Chip Coming Later This Year

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Intel Corp said on Monday at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas that it is working with Facebook to finish a new artificial intelligence chip in the second half of this year. The chips are Intel’s gambit to retain hold of a fast-growing segment of the artificial intelligence computing market but will face competition from
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6 apps that can hack your Facebook, WhatsApp, Instagram data

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NEW DELHI: Some of the most popular apps such as WhatsApp, Facebook, Facebook Messenger and Snapchat are not as safe as claimed to be as hackers can reportedly get hold of your app data and phone’s data using a new type of malware. As reported by TrendMirco, a new malware has been discovered which can
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Investigating Page Backed By Billionaire For Misleading News: Facebook

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Facebook said it is investigating whether an organization backed by billionaire and Democratic megadonor Reid Hoffman violated the social media giant’s policies when it set up a series of misleading news pages in a bid to target U.S. voters with left-leaning political messages. The probe focuses on News for Democracy, whose Facebook ads and affiliated
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